On the 7th anniversary of their mutual meeting, MacGyver and Thornton are lured into a trap by an assassin they thought had been killed on the first case they worked on together. (This account of Mac & Pete's first meeting conflicts with the story presented in "Deathlock.") First appearance of arch-nemesis Murdoc.
original airdate--March 02,1987 rating--15.1/22 share
music--MacGyver Theme song by Randy Edelman
"Oh I've heard about you! You're the guy who does the whatchamacallits, you know, MacGyverisms; turns one thing into another?"